Top 5 Tokyo wine bars25th February, 2014 by Lauren Eads
Tokyo boasts a buzzing nightlife and a wealth of wine bars offering a haven for any city-going wine lover.
Once home to Asia’s most important wine market, Japan has since been superseded by Hong Kong but still enjoys a vibrant wine scene.
Japan began regularly making wine in the second half of the 19th century – but grape growing is believed to have started as early as 718AD.
It’s main winemaking region lies in the Yamanashi Prefecture which accounts for 40% of domestic production with common grapes including the white Koshu.
Scroll through to see just five of this vibrant city’s wine bars.